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Jake's Grill

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$$ - $$$
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611 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2725 (Alder)
+1 503-220-1850
Today
07:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:30 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 23:00
Fri 07:00 - 00:00
Sat 07:30 - 00:00
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Montecito, California
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185 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

This is part of the McCormick-Schmick chain so you're really not getting a unique Portland experience. MS is an average operator, they only lasted a year in Santa (our home) before going out of business. Nothing bad about the food, just average. We had a 8oz filet which seemed undersized but good, only 1 choice of fresh oysters, trout was... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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87 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Lots of prom parties this evening. Our server did well, despite the hoopla. Food was very good as always. We always enjoy Jakes for the old Portland atmosphere and outstanding seafood. Service is normally excellent. We will be back here in a week, as a matter of fact.

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Thank Twotravelers1935
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Happies menu is extensive, cheap, and food really well prepared. Bar tenders are on top of customers needs and polite. Great place to meet friends after work, grab a craft beer, and sample the happy hour menu. Dinner menu gets a bit more pricey, but food quality and preparation is very good.

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Thank Ella131
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

We came here our second night in Portland; we heard that this place has been open for many many years and is the best place to come for steak and seafood. The table started with an array of seafood apps and the onion strings (maybe just a touch to oily, but still very delicious and the sauces complimented nicely). I... More 

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austin, tx
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269 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

This steak house in downtown Portland, is attached to a hotel, but you'd never know it. The 100+ year old building retains its charm, including a fantastic carved wooden bar. Prices are on the high side (steaks run from $25 to $50), but there are other things on the menu as well, such as several fish options, pork chops, and... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

Always on the tip of a list for one of the places to go in Portland. Good food, good service consistantly. Their clams are delicious as is the chowder!

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Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

We sat outside during the evening rush hour for a beverage and interesting views. We requested a corner window table for dinner, and moved inside. The cashew crusted trout was excellent! My spouse had the salmon and enjoyed it. We also enjoyed the local berry cobbler for dessert. Service was very good, waiters in white jackets.

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Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

My son and I had a wonderful late lunch at this exquisite restaurant. The service was very good. The restaurant was very clean and the decor reminded me of an old time supper club... My son had the meatloaf in which he stated it was the best he had ever had. I had the almond crusted rainbow trout. It was... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

We had dinner at an outside table which was perfect. Good wine list with fair prices & a really good menu selection.

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East Lansing, Michigan
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110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

We were told by friends not to miss this place! We were so glad we took their advice. Coming from michigan, great seafood is a rarity. Call and make reservations. When you do....ask to be seated in John's area. He is a GEM of a waiter....and made our decisions so easy. My husband had the Copper River Salmon and enjoyed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2725
    (Alder)
  • Public Transportation: Directly across the street at SW 10th and Alder
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-220-1850

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?